To improve the innovation performance of the seafood sector by increasing technology adoption and transnational cooperation giving response to the challenges of a sector identified as high potential for the smart growth of the participant regions.

Find out more about the SAFER project and partners

Join the European Maritime Day 2019 celebrations

The 2019 European Maritime Day conference will take place in Lisbon on 16 and 17 May with a series of local events organised across Europe.

Blue Economy call: €18.7 million available for funding

Closing on 31 January 2019, the call will focus €5m on Blue Labs (Topic 1), €5.2m on Blue Careers (Topic 2) and €8.2m on Blue Economy (Topic 3).

Service detail: Remote sensing by partner Wisar Lab

Gathering sensor data about the environment and/or the production process which can be used to highlight key areas in the process for improvement.

Check out innovation services available in SAFER regions

An interactive map including a directory of services with potential application to increase the innovation performance in the seafood sector.

New technologies in the ocean energy sector

While the ocean energy sector is still at an early stage of development, a new report analyses 10 future emerging technologies to generate energy.

Seafood consumption in EU member states equals 27 kg per head

For the first time, the Joint Research Centre scientists have examined the impact of seafood supply chains across national boundaries